Broughton & Old Dalby Parish Council

Serving the people of Nether Broughton, Old Dalby, Queensway, Six Hills and surrounding farms

Clerk: Sue Evans
4 Middle Lane, Nether
Broughton, Leicestershire
LE14 3HD

Tel: 07923 224773

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Broughton and Old Dalby Parish ‘Community Actions’

Would you like to see improvements in:

  • ·Traffic Management
  • ·Pedestrian Safety
  • ·Protection of Important Open Spaces
  • ·Footpath and Bridleway Maintenance
  • ·Tree Preservation
  • ·Wildlife Habitat and Biodiversity
  • ·Community Facilities
  • ·Support for Older People
  • ·Communications

within our Parish?

These are some of the potential Community Actions that were identified... Read More »

Posted: Fri, 15 Jun 2018 09:41 by Sue Evans

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Notice of Made Neighbourhood Plan

Following the referendum held on 12th April in which residents voted conclusively to support the use of the Neighbourhood Plan in deciding planning issues, Melton Borough Council has issued a Notice stating that the Nether Broughton and Old Dalby Neighbourhood Plan is now Made.

Posted: Fri, 15 Jun 2018 09:33 by Sue Evans

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Notice of Public Rights re 2017/18 Accounts

As a local elector, or an interested person, you have certain legal rights in respect of the accounting records of smaller authorities.

These include the right to inspect accounting records and related documents and to ask questions about these accounts.

For the year ended 31 March 2018 this period of public rights will commence on Monday 11th June 2018 and end on Friday 20th Jul 2018.

The full notice... Read More »

Posted: Fri, 08 Jun 2018 09:51 by Sue Evans

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A Big Thank You to the Cubs

A huge thank you to First Old Dalby Cub Scouts who spent two evenings in May working at the Wildflower Garden in Old Dalby.

They finished off a Bog Garden (the Beaver Scouts having dug a big hole last year for this purpose) and dug another section of path which will help to make the garden accessible to more people.

Anyone who has seen the Wildflower Garden will know that this is a work in progress and... Read More »

Posted: Wed, 30 May 2018 14:42 by Sue Evans

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Neighbourhood Plan Referendum Result

On the 12th April a referendum was held in our parish in which electors were asked to decide on whether or not they want Melton Borough Council to use the Neighbourhood Plan to help decide planning applications in our parish.

The turnout on the day was 36.15% and a resounding 88.3% of voters supported the use of the NP in the determination of future planning applications

A copy of the final version of... Read More »

Posted: Sun, 15 Apr 2018 15:07 by Sue Evans

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Broughton and Old Dalby Parish Neighbourhood Plan Referendum

The date for the Neighbourhood Plan referendum has been set for 12th April 2018

What is the Neighbourhood Plan?

In simple terms it is a document that:

  • Sets out policies that are to be used by Melton Borough Council when deciding on planning applications so carries real legal weight
  • Has been developed by the local community, rather than the Local Planning Authority (Melton Borough Council), and therefore... Read More »

Posted: Thu, 15 Mar 2018 21:41 by Sue Evans

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Fraud against the Elderly and Vulnerable

The Parish Council has received the following information from Leicestershire Police;

A Fraud MO is being conducted against elderly vulnerable people involving a male caller, described by various victims as having an Indian or foreign accent, contacting the vulnerable person knowing their name, address and bank in order to try to get them to withdraw money from the bank.

Offences have continued across... Read More »

Posted: Mon, 26 Feb 2018 12:27 by Sue Evans

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Annual Parish Meeting

The Annual Parish Meeting will be held in

Nether Broughton Village Hall on Monday 9th April at 7pm

This meeting is an opportunity for all residents of the parish to express their opinions or concerns regarding issues relevant to the parish.

Please note that this is not a Parish Council Meeting, but is chaired by the Chairman of the Parish Council in accordance with legal requirements. The usual monthly... Read More »

Posted: Fri, 09 Feb 2018 19:00 by Sue Evans

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Nether Broughton Sewage Treatment Works

Nether Broughton Sewage Treatment Works

Work is due to be carried out within the Severn Trent Water treatment works at the end of Queensway which is located as per the map shown.

It is not envisaged that the works will affect residents directly, and residents of Queensway should have received a letter to inform of the slightly increased traffic movements during the construction period.

Working hours will be 7.30 - 17.00 Monday to Friday and... Read More »

Posted: Fri, 09 Feb 2018 11:17 by Sue Evans

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Neighbourhood Plan - Examiners' Final Report

John Slater BA (Hons), DMS, MRTPI provided his final examiner's report on our Neighbourhood Plan on 15th December 2017.This report has been sent to the relevant bodies for consideration.

The PC will review and seek to formally accept the report at their next meeting on 8th January. The Neighbourhood Plan Advisory Committee, after studying recommendations in the report, will incorporate necessary changes... Read More »

Posted: Mon, 18 Dec 2017 10:42 by Sue Evans

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